Water for Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia

Made by: FAOVideo

Published by: FAOVideo

Published in: 11 Oct 2012

Region: Central Asia

Length: 04:02

Link: View video

Abstract:

The winter snows of Central Asia store great volumes of water in the region's mountains. In spring and summer, the snows melt, swelling rivers and irrigation canals and creating a paradise for agriculture. This is the story of how Kyrgyzstan, Central Asia has started to rebuild and modernize their irrigated agricultural sector with the help of the UN Food and Agriculture Organization.

Topics: Agriculture,  Agriculture|IWRM|Transboundary Water Management,  IWRM,  Transboundary Water Management,  

Keywords: Aral Sea basin,  Aral Sea basin|Irrigation|IWRM|Kyrgyzstan,  Irrigation,  IWRM,  Kyrgyzstan,  

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